Self-imposed constraints and a diminishing pool of suitors have sapped the Russell Westbrook trade market.
Jeanie Buss is a lot more fond of the Lakers’ four-pronged brain trust than her team’s fans are.
The expectation around the league is that the Lakers don’t like any potential Russell Westbrook trades and will be keeping their point guard to start the season.
As training camp approaches and Russell Westbrook remains on the roster, the Lakers have to make decisions about how to utilize their embattled point guard.
Patrick Beverley and Russell Westbrook have talked to each other since the trade, and Darvin Ham reportedly wants to play them together
The Lakers are going to great lengths to maintain the party line that Russell Westbrook will be on the roster to start the season.
The Lakers are still looking at Cam Reddish, Myles Turner and Buddy Hield as they search for Russell Westbrook trades
The Lakers are reportedly still unwilling to part with two first-round picks, even if the stated goal is for the franchise to be a contender this year.
That could come into conflict with LeBron’s stated desire to play with his sons in the NBA.
It’s time to celebrate Lakers lore through the "others."
Watching a postseason without the Lakers has made the "I Love Basketball" crew unexpectedly sentimental.